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Carriage hitch

Description

Long wooden pole for carriage hitch. Wood painted black. Anchor-shaped iron piece at tip. Semi-circular wooden piece w/ iron fittings at other end. Central wooden adjustable piece w/ 2 side pieces for hitching.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1860-1880
Associated Building
Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.).
Material
iron (metal)
pine (wood)
Object type
LTE--Animal-Powered
Descriptive terms
HITCH, CARRIAGE
hitches
Iron
iron (metal)
Pine
pine (wood)
Dimensions
130 x 49 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1998.2589
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker
GUSN
22529

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